Starting a business can be very tough. The hardest part is usually ensuring you either have enough funding to sustain your way through, or even any funding available at all which you can access in the very beginning. There is always going to be many obstacles in your way, and the first step is to have enough money to get through the initial phases. This is a time when revenue is almost always less than expected or in some cases non-existent.
So what happens if you have a great idea for a business, but you do not have the funds to launch your startup?Does this mean to give up before you start? No. You can look to angel investor funding to get the company up and running. The key is to know where to find it and how to pitch your concept successfully to capture their attention. In addition you will have to be very thorough, readily available, and be very strong with your follow through.
An angel investor is usually an affluent individual who provides capital for a business startup, and in return they usually get convertible debt or ownership equity. Some of the angels organize themselves in groups so they can pool their resources occasionally and also they can investigate the possible opportunities together.As you might imagine, being part of the angel group or association allows for very valuable teamwork and knowledge sharing. It is always nice to have support from your peers who have insight and experience in the same arena as yourself.
A lot of angels are small business owners who have made their own way in the business world. Many have established and ongoing concerns and are simply looking at the strong potential for a large return on some of the deals they are proposed. There are a lot of great companies and ideas out there that are only missing proper funding. A lot of the major corporations doing business today would not have ever made it without the startup capital which they received. In addition, many of these investors help with some of the business plans, strategies, or in some cases even ongoing consulting.
There is a lot of risk involved when an angel gets involved with a company and puts up capital. That is one of the reasons that the return on investment is substantial in many cases. That might seem like an expensive way to fund your business, however, it might be worth it in the long run. You really have to explore all of your options, but not a lot of startup companies have that many traditional options available to consider. If you are passionate about your concept, be willing to do whatever it takes to make it happen.
Bank loans may be extremely hard and almost impossible to win approval for startup companies. If there is no track record or any revenue for the banker to review, your likelihood of getting a traditional loan is almost non-existent. You might be able to put up collateral like a home in order to get approval, but this has its own set of problems that are associated with it. Just be sure to always at least evaluate carefully all avenues before making a final decision.
One of the first steps in the process is to calculate what your capital needs are and to have a very professional business plan in place. In most cases, angel investors will consider deals of $100,000 or more. It is just as easy for an angel investor to evaluate a large deal of even one million or more as it is to evaluate $25,000. They would rather see a larger return on the larger amount invested. In addition, be ready to go through a very rigorous screening process because the investor will require plenty of info and due diligence. Another thing is be ready to keep the investor properly informed and updated once the business is running. Your reporting should be flawless, documented, and should include projections.
Angel investors are great for getting businesses up and running. It may seem like a lot to give up in the beginning, but compared with not starting up at all it’s definitely worth it, plus the motivation and mentoring they can provide could ultimately be the difference between success and failure. Microsoft never would have come to fruition without some assistance in the beginning. Do your homework and carefully review any documents or agreements which are proposed.
Best of Funding Success,
Written by Edward E. Cambas – Capital Matchpoint
01-06-2012 9:29:18 AM CST
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10-30-2011 5:34:10 PM CST
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Existing-home sales were down in September on the heels of a strong gain in August, but remain well above a year ago, according to the National Association of Realtors®.
Total existing-home sales1, which are completed transactions that include single-family, townhomes, condominiums and co-ops, declined 3.0 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 4.91 million in September from an upwardly revised 5.06 million in August, but are 11.3 percent above the 4.41 million unit pace in September 2010.
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